Montessori Childrens School

  • Montessori Childrens School serves 165 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-8 and is a member of the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI). The student:teacher of Montessori Childrens School is 8:1.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students165 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Montessori Childrens School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Navy,white,khaki colors only)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: K-12 | 229 students
    0.3 miles
    919 Gum Branch Rd
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-2358
    0.3 K-12
    229
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-8 | 179 students
    1.6 miles
    501 Bordeaux St
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 455-0838
    1.6 PK-8
    179
  • Jacksonville
    Lwcs
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 273 students
    3.4 miles
    3980 Gum Branch Rd
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 938-7017
    3.4 PK-12
    273
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    3.6 miles
    7 East Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 346-2222
    3.6 PK-12
    77
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-2 | 348 students
    1 miles
    711 Henderson Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-0755
    1 PK-2
    348

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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If you are considering a Montessori school in the Jacksonville NC area, THIS is the one to go to! My son has been going to this wonderful school for 3 years and has absolutely flourished both socially and mentally. Knowing that he goes to a school where the lessons are child-centered, not teacher-centered, and individualized and tailored to how he learns is comforting as a parent. This Montessori school has taught my child to be independent, respectful, thoughtful, and observant. We are so pleased that he is guided to use critical thinking instead of just memorizing lessons. I would recommend this school to anybody looking for an alternative to a traditional classroom! The tour alone will give any prospective family great insight into the powerful Montessori philosophy.One look around and you notice the quiet buzzing of children diligently working and learning in a carefully prepared environment.We look forward to many more years here at the school and continuing to sing its praises! We are so lucky to have this Montessori gem in Jacksonville, NC.
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The fact that my children can advance at the own level is the reason we love our Montessori. The staff is fantastic and really show an interest in not only the children's individual needs but they take great pride in their school. I would recommend this school to any parent.
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We are so happy we found this school! We intend on staying in the area just so our children can attend this school up to 6th grade!
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